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The common problem on this year is the alternator connector, splice in a new one, the dealer can supply this connector.

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Alternator not working


What is year--make--model of vehicle? I'd check alternator connections to and from alternator. Check battery and battery connections. Check for charging system trouble codes, see if any?

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I have a 98 Toyota Avalon that recently had a dead battery at the airport. When the airport lot attendant jumped the car, it cranked weakly for a second and then nothing happened. Numerous jump attemp


The battery needs replacing.Also it confirms that alternator is the issue too.

Check the help links mentioned below.This will help you to get the alternator tested and confirm the problem :----

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How to test and replace Alternator on Audi A4 Car models?

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How to inspect Vehicles Alternator?

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How to Test Vehicles Alternator?

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How to Service Vehicles Alternator?

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How to monitor Vehicles charging system?

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Car Alternator making noise?

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How do i take alternaoter iot of peugeot e7


Go through few Alternator related solved Solutions including replacement of alternator.Select and Click the link below:----How to replace alternator? http://schematicsdiagram.blogspot.com/2011/12/how-to-replace-alternator-on-gmc-sonoma.html
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How to test alternator on Dodge Stratus?

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How to monitor Vehicles charging system? http://repairhelpcenter.blogspot.com/2011/11/how-to-monitor-vehicles-charging-system.html

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Car Alternator making noise? http://repairhelpcenter.blogspot.com/2011/11/car-alternator-making-noise.html

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After replacing Alternator, the battery indicator light Comes ON dash?

http://howtobyme.blogspot.com/2011/11/after-replacing-alternatorthe-battery.html

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How to inspect Vehicles Alternator?

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How to Test Vehicles Alternator?

http://repairhelpcenter.blogspot.com/2011/11/how-to-test-vehicles-alternator.html

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How to Service Vehicles Alternator?

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How to Replace Alternator? http://repairhelpcenter.blogspot.com/2011/11/how-to-replace-alternator.html

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Alternator testing? http://schematicsdiagram.blogspot.com/2011/12/alternator-testing.html--------- Cars electrical system is pulsating? http://technoanswers.blogspot.in/2012/01/cars-electrical-system-is-pulsating.html------ 1998 Ford F150 pickup Battery Drains overnight due to Alternator? Alternator drains car battery? http://technoanswers.blogspot.in/2012/02/1998-ford-f150-pickup-battery-drains.html------- 2002 Ford Focus sits over night and battery goes dead? http://technoanswers.blogspot.in/2012/02/2002-ford-focus-sits-over-night-and.html--------- Charging system problem on Chrysler LHS car? http://technoanswers.blogspot.in/2012/02/charging-system-problem-on-chrysler-lhs.html---------- How to replace alternator 1997 Dodge Stratus? http://technoanswers.blogspot.in/2012/02/how-to-replace-alternator-1997-dodge.html------- How to replace Alternator on Mitsubishi Lancer http://www.howtorepairguide.com/2012/10/how-to-replace-alternator-on-mitsubishi.html
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Need to replace alternator 97 dodge stratus


For how to replace alternator,click the link below:---How to replace alternator 1997 Dodge Stratus?http://technoanswers.blogspot.in/2012/02/how-to-replace-alternator-1997-dodge.html---------But before replacing alternator i suggest you to test and confirm that alternator is faulty.Click the link below :---How to test alternator on Dodge Stratus?http://technoanswers.blogspot.in/2012/02/how-to-test-alternator-on-dodge-stratus.html
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I paid $650.00 to replace my alternator in my 2004


I just got my alternator replaced yesterday 6/29/10. I paid $216 for the alternator from autozone and $191 for 2.5 hours of labor. If I would have replaced the alternator with the factory replacement the alternator would have costed about a $100 more. I is a complicated job. The mechanic that replaced my alternator said the he had to remove the right wheel and the right wheel axle in order to have enough room the remove the alternator. The most eye opening thing my mechanic told me was he think it is a design flaw that the alternator is so close to the catalytic converter which causes the alternator to get extremely hot. Under those conditions in time that will shorten the life of the alternator.

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I was changing the alternator belt, and shorted the alternator. Now none of the power on the car will come on no headlights nothing. I changed the alt fusible link still nothing. Any clue what else could...


YOU SHORTED OUT VOLTAGE REGULATOR.SOME ALTERNATORS YOU CAN REPLACE VOLTAGE REGULATOR WITHOUT REPLACING ALTERNATOR.OR YOU HAVE TO REPLACE WHOLE ALTERNATOR.ALSO CHECK IGNITION SWITCH FUSE AND ALTERNATOR FUSE.

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Charging light still on


I have found that alot of alternators require replacement of the plug also. You also should always replace the battery when you replace the alternator.

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If there is power to the big wire that is bolted on to the back of the alternator and no power out of the small wires that plug in to the alternator then it is possible you need to replace your alternator. start the vehicle and check to see if there is 14 volts at the battery while the vehicle is running if there is then the alternator is good if not replace your alternator and charge your battery with a charger to make sure you have a proper charge on the battery.

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E320 mercedez no start after replace alternator


is the battery still strong?

i'm just wandering why did you replace the alternator ? ( the battery could have been weak )

or while replacing the alternator, you could have forgotten some essential wires that is connected to the starter.

please verify that all wires prior to replacement of the alternator have been restore back to its original location.

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